Re: [Rd] R 2.7.2 for Windows fails to install local zip package (PR#12612)

From: Claude Rubinson <>
Date: Fri, 29 Aug 2008 10:36:30 -0700

On Wed, Aug 27, 2008 at 06:54:27AM -0400, Duncan Murdoch wrote:

> wrote:

>> R version 2.7.2 for Windows fails to install local (zipped) packages
>> with following messages:
>>> utils:::menuInstallLocal()
>> updating HTML package descriptions
>> Error in .readRDS(pfile) : error reading from connection
> It works for me. I suspect you have permissions problems.

It appears that it may have been a problem in how I was compiling the Windows-version of the package. I'll let you know if the error rears its head again.

Claude mailing list Received on Fri 29 Aug 2008 - 19:12:09 GMT

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